Movies like I Want to Go on Living

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I Want to Go on Living (1995)
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I Want to Go on Living (1995)
Original name: 我要活下去
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A woman stops waiting for her med student boyfriend and marries a rich man so she can pay her grandmother's medical bills.
Plot: love, wedding, lawyer, handicapped, businesswoman, jealousy, doctor, marriage, marriage of convenience, election, grandmother, self sacrifice, cigarette, cigarette smoking, stepmother stepdaughter relationship, doctor patient relationship, grandmother granddaughter relationship, wheelchair
Place: london, hong kong

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Most similar movies to I Want to Go on Living

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, exciting and parody films with plots about love, marriage, doctor, jealousy, wedding, murder and romance mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like I Want to Go on Living: I Will... I Will... For Now (1976), Chhoti Si Mulaqat (1967), Mad Mission (1982), In Between (1994), 20 30 40 (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
I Will... I Will... For Now (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Elliot Gould stars as Les Bingham, who takes umbrage that his ex-wife Katie (Diane Keaton) has a new love in life. What Les doesn't realize is that her new paramour is lawyer Lou Springer (Paul Sorvino). When Katie's sister Sally (Candy ...
Plot: love, marriage, lawyer, divorce, husband wife relationship, contract
Time: 70s
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95%
Chhoti Si Mulaqat (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
Story: Shanker Choudhury's (Tarun Bose) mother (Pratima Devi), at the pleas of her dying husband, marries off his (Shanker's) daughter to a youth. Both the children are under-age and do not know nor understand that they have been married.
Plot: teenage girl, engagement, jealousy, lawyer, grandmother granddaughter relationship, wedding, marriage, heart attack, vacation, death, party, teenage boy ...
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73%
Mad Mission Part 2: Aces Go Places (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An assassin called Filthy Harry is hired by a shady figure and charged with killing the heroes. The men are framed twice for different robberies by King Kong's new girlfriend, nearly committed to a mental hospital by their devious boss, and ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: robot, tough law enforcer, master criminal, criminal heroes, crimes, odd couple, gang, unlikely partners, chases and races, partners against crime, track down, heist ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Mad Mission (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: King Kong, a clever thief who steals a cache of diamonds from some gangsters, frames another thief called White Glove for the crime. That's when the bald detective Albert Au, who has been chasing King Kong for quite some time, pairs with the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, parody
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, chase, policewoman, burglar, criminal heroes, gang, law enforcement, tough law enforcer, dishonesty, partners, crimes, master criminal ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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In Between (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Three directors deliver three stories about the love of in the modern world.
Style: anthology
Plot: female director, twenty something, infidelity, interlinked stories, hairdresser, older woman younger man relationship, telephone call, childbirth, gay, pregnant woman, trapped in an elevator, dating service ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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20 30 40 (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance, Sport
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan, Japan
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Wise, reflective and bittersweet, director/actor Sylvia Chang's Taipei-set triptych weaves through the lives of a 40-year-old divorcée (Chang), a thirtysomething flight attendant (Rene Liu) and an aspiring pop singer (Angelica Lee). Co-written ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic
Plot: lifestyle, strong female presence, couples, looking for love, romance, love and romance, thirtysomething life, singleness, twentysomething life, female female relationship, marriage, divorce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: taiwan, asia, taipei
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Flowers of Kirkuk (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Switzerland, Iraq
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Cruel politics and intensive love. Najla (N) has just finished her medical studies in Rome. Sherko (S) conceals sick and injured partisans. Mokhtar (M) belongs to the dictator's police. S and M love N, N loves S. When she gets a letter from S ...
Plot: torture, self sacrifice, love, killing spree, runaway, murder, dictatorship, police brutality, execution, jealousy
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Mad Mission 3: Our Man from Bond Street (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A master thief is duped by lookalikes for James Bond and the Queen of England into stealing a valuable gem from a heavily guarded location then must help the police recover it.
Style: realistic, not serious, exciting, humorous, parody
Audience: boys' night
Plot: odd couple, chase, reluctant partners, goofy hero, buddies, criminal heroes, chases and races, law enforcement, partners, secret agents, tough law enforcer, partners against crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, hong kong, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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One True Love (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Finally after three years of courtship, Migs, a medical intern, marries simple and unassuming Joy, a nurse in the hospital of Migs' residency. Several days before the wedding, his first love and childhood best friend Bela, a sophisticated ...
Style: sincere, touching, light, melancholic
Plot: love, jealousy, true love, husband wife relationship, wedding, patient, amnesia, love triangle, first love, self sacrifice, childhood sweetheart, tree ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Brother for All the Money (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Honza and Zuzana are very young husband and wife. They have a little daughter of whom willingly occasionally take care the grandparents and Honza's fifteen-year-old brother Martin. Zuzana continues studying and Honza devotes all weekends as an ...
Plot: love, doctor, kiss, police, marriage, teenager, dancing, race, drinking, father daughter relationship, race track, mother daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Wrath of Silence (1994)
Genre: Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A mortician seeks revenge against a serial killer who has murdered her sister. However, there is a case of mistaken identity and she begins to target her psychiatrist instead.
Plot: corpse, revenge, beautician, mistaken identity, rapist, killer, asian, cockroach, gun, latex gloves, murder, handgun ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Who's the Man, Who's the Woman (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The sequel to the blockbuster comedy He's a Woman, She's a Man, Who's the Woman, Who's the Man picks up right where the original left off! Music producer Sam (Leslie Cheung) and his cross-dressing protege Wing (Anita Yuen) have ...
Style: sexual, humorous, captivating, sexy, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: gender, love triangle, switching roles, sexual relations, gender bending, mistaken identity, friends, couples, disorder, transvestism, lifestyle, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Bride of Fire (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Iran
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A tragedy in which a young woman from an Arab tribe, prevented from marrying her non-Arab Persian lover is forced against her wishes to marry her cousin.
Plot: suicide, persian, medical student, wedding, aunt, arab, dead wife, iranian, river, marriage, islam, tribe ...
Place: iran
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53%
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Dark Victory (1976)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: A TV producer with a terminal illness is given the strength to keep going by her love for her doctor.
Plot: terminal illness, female friendship, dying young, marriage, doctor patient relationship, doctor, love, producer, anger, friendship between women, brain tumor
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Brooks, Meadows and Lovely Faces (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Egypt
Duration: 115 min.
Story: You don’t need politics to make a political film… Love, pleasure, beauty and food are serious enough.
Style: captivating
Plot: wedding, family relations, marriage, love, arranged marriage, wedding preparations and rituals, wedding planning, relationships, love affair, chef, food, cook ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Storm tide (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 182 min.
Story: Susanne, a meteorologist Hamburg, has detected signs of an incipient sea storm that could devastate the city. Although given the alarm, local authorities do not listen to their warnings. To ensure the magnitude of the tsunami, Susanne decided to ...
Style: parody
Plot: catastrophe, wedding, storm at sea, doctor, love, rowing, jealousy, screaming, rain, helicopter, couples, fear ...
Time: year 1962, 1960s, 60s
Place: hamburg germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Office (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A takedown of capitalist corruption and greed that's savvily packaged as a song-and-dance extravaganza.
Plot: office politics, financial crisis, corporation, ceo, finance, elevator, woman slaps man, man slaps a woman
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
From Beijing with Love (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After a giant dinosaur skull is stolen, the head of the Chinese secret police decides to assign the case to the force's most incompetent reject: a rural butcher who stands around all day drinking martinis (shaken, not stirred). With a trunkload ...
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: secret agents, undercover, espionage, secret agent, james bond spoof, spy, rivalry, goofy hero, incompetent police, super weapon, disorder, working undercover ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, china, asia, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
He's a Woman, She's a Man (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Wing is a devoted fan of popular singer Rose who is involved in a topsy-turvy relationship with her charismatic producer Sam. Willing to go to any length to meet Rose, the willowy Wing disguises herself as a man, and with a twist of fate is chosen ...
Style: witty, offbeat, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: gender bending, love and romance, musician's life, disorder, friends, couples, switching roles, fall in love, love triangle, opposites attract, actor's life, unfulfillment ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Tragic Burlesque (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, Bulgaria, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In a way of protesting for inhuman living conditions and the shortage of medications caused by the disintegration of Yugoslavia and its sanctions, a doctor in a hospital decides to close his clinic for mental illness. His wish is to return the ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, farce, old woman, mental patient, bride and groom, marriage, tragic event, wedding, old man, father son relationship, doctor, father in law daughter in law relationship ...
Place: serbia, belgrade
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Thunderbolt (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In order to release his kidnapped sister, sports car mechanic Jackie Chan has to beat a super-criminal street racer.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, car chase, kidnapping, police, heroes, master criminal, vengeance, crimes, partners against crime, police investigation, tough heroes, street racing ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Born Equal (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Four characters living in one neighborhood in London - all living dramatically different lives, all of them on the edge - see their stories unfold.
Plot: knife, love, jealousy, ex convict, father figure, handcuffs, hugging, abuse, beating, inequality, class distinction, refugee ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Once a Cop (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: As a crime wave sweeps through Hong Kong, the police call Jessica Yang (Yeoh), a rising star in the ranks, to help stop a notorious gang of thieves! What Jessica doesn't realize is that her boyfriend - recently discharged from the force - is ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, hostage, chase, heroes, heist, crimes, crime, police investigation, rivalry, good versus evil, undercover, partners ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia, china, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The Sins (1962)
Genre: Musical, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Egypt
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Hussein and Ahmad are brothers. Hussein falls in love with a colleague, but his father mysteriously decides that Ahmad should marry her instead.
Plot: father daughter relationship, brother brother relationship, love, lawyer, betrayal, adoption, election, camping, father son relationship, marriage, flashback, factory ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Untold Story 2 (1998)
Genre: Crime, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The blood flows freely in this sequel to the first Untold Story, which now finds Anthony Wong Chau-Sang in a different role; in a film that is just as violent and frightening as the original. An unhappily married couple invite the wife's ...
Plot: murder, death, violence, abused woman, unhappy marriage, sex scene, female masturbation, female nudity, chicken, marriage, jealousy, investigation ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 14
Veil (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: The temptation to have a one night stand leads a man to a distant town and a woman with a dark agenda. When he doesn't return, it falls upon his black sheep sister to uncover the truth of what happened.
Plot: murder, chat room, one night stand, marriage, wedding, one-night stand
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 1K
Fireworks (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ottone is a shopkeeper in a pet-shop. During a trip to the Maldives, he tells a psychoanalyst his history with women. Mara had left him for a butcher; Barbara, his best friend, betrays her man and leaves him; Luna, beautiful and rich, wants him just ...
Plot: costume party, doctor patient relationship, friendship, love, party, friend, marriage, heiress, psychoanalyst, neighbor, husband wife relationship, male female relationship ...
Place: tuscany
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Long Day's Journey into Night (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: China, France
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Luo Hongwu returns to Kaili, the hometown from which he fled many years ago. He begins the search for the woman he loved, and whom he has never been able to forget.
Style: twists and turns, enigmatic, captivating, tense, psychological ...
Plot: homecoming, night, chinaman, investigation, love, mysterious woman, romance, memories, sexy legs, playing pool, dream, pretty legs ...
Time: year 2000
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Everybody Loves Somebody (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 102 min.
Story: On the surface, Clara Barron seems to have it all: a job as an OB-GYN; a great house in LA; and a loving family. But, the one thing Clara doesn't have figured out is her love life. Pressured by a family wedding in Mexico, Clara asks a co-worker ...
Style: funny, sweet, feel good, light, humorous
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: wedding, love triangle, adventure, romance, rivalry, love and romance, love, promise, relationships, intrigue, marriage, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Literally, Right Before Aaron (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Still reeling from his breakup with college sweetheart Allison, Adam's world is thrown into further chaos when he’s surprisingly invited to attend her wedding.
Style: sweet, humorous, uplifting, romantic, sentimental ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: wedding, friendship, love, romance, love and romance, marriage, intrigue, obsession, love affair, relationships, male female relationship, jealousy ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%